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Klementinum

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The most attractive parts of the sightseeing tour include the Astronomical Tower, , with a beautiful view of the historical center of Prague, Meridian hall a unique room previously used for determining noon and Baroque library hall with beautiful...more
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Marianske namesti 5, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
Staré Město (Old Town)
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Tour is not that interesting - you get to look at the library, but only through a door. You can go up the tower and look at the views, but the stairs are very steep . It's ok, but not great. Takes about 45 minutes

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank greatbigshowoff
Reviewed 1 week ago

I attended three concerts here and was blown away each time. I really LOVED the Mirror Chapel, exquisite performance space.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shelbytravelsfar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok, so this how you squeeze 8 pieces in 1 hour - you play it all very fast, even the adagio as presto, don't care at all about the music and you're done! It was tge lowest level of chamber music I've ever heard. Also,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Daphna F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the four seasons concert in the chapel. This is definitely not worth the money. The ensemble does not know how to play together, but is more a one-woman-show of the first violinist, the second violin seems uninvolved and the overall impression of this...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Yvette R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The guided tour is a joke. Not informative and they will not let you go inside the library. Absolutely not worth any money.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank PineappleHB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

DEFINITELY NOT WORTH 300CZK entry fee. The baroque library is closed can only be viewed from a distance and you can't take pictures! The tour guide is pretty much useless (sorry). We paid 300CZK per person and you don't even have an access to a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank klient1410
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst visiting Prague my wife and I wanted to see a classical music performance. There are several churches and venues that do this and we booked this by almost chance. We bought tickets at the door about an hour before the performance and haggled a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank theFung
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

There is nothing to see here. The beautiful library can only be viewed through a narrow doorway and taking photos is banned. The view at the top is the only thing worthwhile, and there’s better views from other locations. The information provided in the tour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank EllyT21
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

The library is absolutely gorgeous and beautiful. I have never seen such a great library. And the night view from klementinum is really brilliant. The tour guide , Pablo is very friendly and attentive. His time management is perfect. I really enjoyed the tour. I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank piromiiscat
Reviewed November 7, 2018

The Kementinum is a magnificent structure. We attended a wonderful concert in this great hall. The walls and ceiling are adorned with beautiful paintings, the acoustics are excellent, and all in all, it was a great experience.

Date of experience: October 2018
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They are really strict about absolutely No Photography...
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Grosseto Marina** – Alsovo Nabrezi, Italian $$ - GREAT VIEW Probably the best view from a restaurant In Prague. Right on the river in front a bridge and the castle, especially amazing with the sunset. Pizza, Pasta excellent... More
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Response from Julie W | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you buy the ticket on the door unless you think the concert is going to be sold out. I managed to negotiate a reduction on the price on the night, but this may be because there were plenty of seats available. The... More
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